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cozy cottage on sandy beach with Mt. Rainier views

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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Gig Harbor, Washington
The Fox Island Beach House waterfront vacation rental is part of a 13-acre compound with over 350' of Puget Sound waterfront, located near Gig Harbor, Washington which includes a century old home, one of the original houses on Fox Island, with magnificent views of Mt. Rainier to the South and the Olympic Mountains to the North.

Stroll through the lovely cottage gardens, which include a year-round stream and 10 ponds. These grounds were featured on both the Gig Harbor and Fox Island Garden Tours.

Walk a mile in each direction on a sandy beach . Collect shells, sand dollars, 'clay Babies.' Look for sand Crabs, Seals, Sea\ Lions, Otters, etc. Build a fire on the beach (firewood provided).

Bring your Tennis shoes! There's an all weather Tennis Court (balls and racquets are available).

Bring your boat! the Beach...
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Listing #FKN2377707
About the Owner
William J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2011
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

This cottage is directly on the water and in a very private yet convenient location. We loved driving every little road and dead-end lane on the island. EVERYONE on the island is so friendly. Go to the local museum, and parks. Ask Bill and Sue...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank thenon-tourist
VirginiaS1593, VR Owner at cozy cottage on sandy beach with Mt. Rainier views, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thanks Barbara & Bob. You were great guests Let’s keep in touch

Reviewed 14 April 2018

I don't know how you can do better than the Beach House on Fox Island. It has everything starting with the most amazing waterfront location. My wife and I had an extended stay at the Beach House and the extra time allowed us to enjoy...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank jim s
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

My wife and I have stayed at the Beach House on Fox Island three times. The facility and the owners (Bill & Sue Spencer) are delightful and very hospitable. This comfortable cottage is right on the beach, with a huge deck in the back perfect...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank shortsinwoods
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Cleaning: AU$69 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
early Summer Rate (Memorial Day weekend until 6/12) = $275 per night, $1,125 per week
Summer Rate (6/13 until 9/30) = $225 per night, $1,450 per week
Off Peak Rate (10/1 until 5/26/16) = $125 per night, $800 per week
Stays longer than 1 week are negotiable.
Deposit by check in advance = 1st night's rent + $50 Cleaning Fee + WA State Sales Tax
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About the neighbourhood
The Beach House is 10 miles from Gig Harbor with all it has to offer... an authentic, working fishing village with boat rentals, restaurants, art galleries, museums, movies, parks, shopping, etc. The Fox Island Beach House waterfront vacation rental home is located 13 miles from Tacoma, WA.

A bridge connects Fox Island to the Gig Harbor Peninsula; the Tacoma Narrows Bridge connects the Peninsula to Tacoma, SeaTac Airport and beyond.

Fox Island offers, many walking trails, a fishing pier, a community Playground, a Nature Center, a marine preserve, a Historical Society, two churches, the Chapel on Echo Bay (wedding chapel), a Post Office and a convenience store.
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